PADI 5 star Scuba Shop, Top Rated, Full Training Program

United States > Pacific Northwest > Portland Oregon

Asking Price: 225,000 USD

Cash Flow: Available on request

Sales Revenue: 350,000 USD


Well established, professional, and top-rated dive shop for sale. 

In business for over 45 years, and 35 years in current location.  Located 20 minutes south of downtown Portland Oregon, on a busy main commercial street. 3000+ square foot retail and training facility includes two classrooms, office, repair area, rental room, gear wash station, tank filling station and stock rooms.  Two large compressors (located outside in gated and locked backyard area) with bank storage and booster system, and potential to add Nitrox filling.  

Shop caters to mostly recreational diving and is open 6 days a week. Year round, full time teaching schedules are in place, with two basic open water certification classes running concurrently. Additional classes currently scheduled include Advanced Open Water, Rescue Diver, Divemaster, and Assistant Instructor training, with 10+ specialty courses offered. We also have established relationships with local sheriff, police departments, and fire stations for their training, equipment overhaul, and equipment purchase needs.

Rental equipment includes a full-size range of 20+ men's and 20+ women's two piece, 7mm wetsuits (popular sizes with duplicates) 7mm hoods, 7mm boots, 5mm gloves (multiple sizes of each).  20+ rental BC's (jacket and back inflate style), 20+ rental regulator systems (yoke and DIN), 4 rental drysuits with undergarments, and 40+ tanks (yoke and DIN). 

On staff are two full time sales associates. Training staff includes five instructors, one technical instructor, and six divemasters.  We have one full time service technician who has been on staff for over 35 years and is able to service all equipment sold. 

Current suppliers include: Akona, Apeks, Aqualung, Arrow Weights, Cramer Decker, Harvey's Wetsuits, Innovative Scuba, Oceanic, Pinnacle, SeaLife, Shearwater, Sherwood, Tovatec, Trident, TUSA, USIA, XS Scuba.

Expansion opportunities include dive travel, local dive charters, and multiple retail locations in the rapidly growing Portland area.  There are several universities and community colleges in the area with potential for dive education courses.  Technical instructor on staff allows expansion into technical diving courses and expanded equipment sales. 

Price includes: business, hard assets, and all retail and rental inventory.  For more information on the business opportunity and business listing can contact owner.

Reason for Selling:

Expansion Opportunities:
New Tec Instructor on staff, with tec courses available soon. Local colleges and community colleges with teaching opportunities. Untapped dive travel potential. Untapped local dive tap potential.

Offered Support for the new owner:
Possible, as requested.

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